Dental Plan Lobby Warns Loss Ratios Could Drive Groups To Self-Insure

By Amy Lotven / January 19, 2023 at 6:33 PM
A new report from the lobby representing dental insurers finds that nearly half of group dental plans are self-insured, and thus can avoid state regulations, and the National Association of Dental Plans (NADP) Executive Director Mike Adelberg warns that the trend to self-insure may accelerate if more states follow Massachusetts’ recent move and add a medical loss ratio requirement to dental coverage. One of NADP’s top priorities for this year is to make sure other states don’t enact dental loss...

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